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Eating crow about drafting LVE

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by aria, Nov 18, 2018.

  1. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    I need to add to my “likes”. Here goes...

    I was pretty high on LVE when the Cowboys drafted him. I guess I was right from the get-go.

    Ok friends and fans, be sure to hit that button on your way out. Thanks in advance. ;)
  2. rockj7

    rockj7 Well-Known Member

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    All the LVE supporters are doing this to all of us LVE doubters
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  3. Macnalty

    Macnalty Well-Known Member

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    It was more that we had a chance at Derwin James rather than drafting LVE for me, I certainly had no clue he was going to contribute this year and be a force. People are down on Taco, unfortunately he is the poster child for back of the first round talent acquisition in other words takes a couple years of seasoning. Would I like him further down the road, of course, this is the norm though for that slot and position selection. We are spoiled by Jaylon, LVE, Martin, T Smith, and Fred.
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  4. CowboyChris

    CowboyChris Well-Known Member

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    I'll take a plate of it, I was in the Sutton or Ridley camp, LVE doesn't even look like a rookie and is only going to get better.
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  5. dwreck27

    dwreck27 Well-Known Member

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    Loved the LVE pick from the jump!

    I thought it was amazing seeing Ridley have a cause of the "whoopsie's" with that pass off his hands into LVEs chest
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  6. thisiscowboyscountry

    thisiscowboyscountry Well-Known Member

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    A lot of us didn't love the pick thinking we were getting a slow LB and missing a playmaking WR. I was in that camp, but turns out we got a high potential LB thats already making plays.
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  7. stiletto

    stiletto Well-Known Member

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    LOL, you are downplaying it. Dude is ALL WORLD given all the facts so far. It's ridiculous. I didn't mind the pick at all but I am admittedly shocked at how good he has been. Dude is gonna be a perennial All-Pro if he keeps this up..He's a freaking rookie and already better than 90% of the league's starting LB'ers. Insane.
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  8. renny

    renny Well-Known Member

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    I wasn't totally against the pick just felt at the time we could have addressed another position with a more proven commodity. However, I am very satisfied with the pick good FO work.
  9. Jipper

    Jipper Well-Known Member

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    Boys got one of the thickest necks I have ever see on a linebacker
  10. CowboyRoy

    CowboyRoy Well-Known Member

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    Hes better than Jaylon Smith. He will be a pro bowl linebacker for years. The guy is a complete stud.
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  11. cds99

    cds99 Well-Known Member

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    I hated the pick. Man was I wrong.
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  12. DasSchnitzel

    DasSchnitzel Well-Known Member

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    I an often wrong abut the draft, I usually am. But I was spot on about LVE.

    So instead of eating crow this time I get to pass and I'm so happy, LVE looks great out there.
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  13. aria

    aria Well-Known Member

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    I never like to make such bold prediction about a rookie but he sure looks like it so far.
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  14. jazzcat22

    jazzcat22 Well-Known Member

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    Just seen on. A post game show.
    NFL has to put LVE on the pro bowl ballot this week. Because of pressure from the fans and media.

    Also remember,her the saying...Cowboys can’t win with Lee out of the lineup.
    Well they are 4-1 this year without Lee, but with LVE.

    He also has 100 tackles already. It is a record setting pace. For the team.
    And not just tackles, they are game changing plays and tackles. Tackles for losses, not giving up 1st downs.
  15. jay94

    jay94 Well-Known Member

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    I was as well!
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  16. waving monkey

    waving monkey Well-Known Member

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    I recall
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  17. GMO415

    GMO415 Well-Known Member

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    Let's face it....LVE looks a hell slot better after we got Cooper
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  18. lukin2006

    lukin2006 Well-Known Member

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    He is only going to get better. My guess, if the draft was redone, LVE never even gets close to us.
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  19. Batman1980

    Batman1980 Well-Known Member

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    I already wonder how he slid to 19, had all the pedigree Urlacher did and that kid went 7th overall to Chicago, not 19th overall to the Cowboys.
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  20. Rogerthat12

    Rogerthat12 DWAREZ

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    Jerry said LVE is the new starter even when Lee comes back!

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